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Miniature Motors Advance Robotic Surgeries

June 8, 2023

Surgical robotics is a rapidly advancing field that is revolutionizing the way surgeries are performed. Robotics offers many advantages over traditional surgical methods, such as enhanced precision, flexibility, and capability.

The integration of miniature motors allows robots to make very small and precise movements – a key advantage in surgical procedures. Tiny motors provide the high torque and precise control vital to perform surgeries with improved accuracy and minimal invasiveness. Surgeons rely on robots to perform surgeries that would otherwise be difficult or impossible to do and to provide better outcomes and faster recovery times for patients.

Another advantage of surgical robots is their operational flexibility. Robots can be programmed to perform a wide variety of procedures and easily adapt to new advances in surgical protocols as improved techniques and technologies develop.

Additionally, recent advancements in surgical robotics have improved robot power, versatility, and capability. For example, robots can now be controlled by multiple surgeons at once, which allows more efficient and collaborative surgeries. Some robots can also be controlled remotely, which allows surgeries to be performed on patients located in different parts of the world than the surgeon.

As the application of surgical robotic systems expands and evolves, custom motors optimized to the exact requirements of the system become more critical. 

Since Portescap specializes in custom motors designed to application specifications, Portescap is an ideal partner to realize the motion control requirements of next-generation robotic systems. Please contact the Portescap team today to collaborate on your next design.